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Trade dispute exposes House Democrats' turmoil, challenges

Congress' upheaval over trade has exposed lots of turmoil within the House Democratic caucus. Read more »

June 20, 2015

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Obama rejects mass shootings as 'new normal' in America

President Barack Obama said Friday he refuses to accept the idea that regular mass shooting are "the new normal" in America. He acknowledged, though, that it will take... Read more »

June 19, 2015


Republican lawmakers shrug off Pope Francis' climate message

Pope Francis' call for dramatic action on climate change drew a round of shrugs from congressional Republicans on Thursday, while many of the party's presidential... Read more »

June 18, 2015


House revives Obama's trade agenda

Working closely with the White House, the Republican-controlled House revived President Barack Obama's trade agenda on Thursday, voting to strengthen his hand in... Read more »

June 18, 2015


Bipartisan rescue bid for Obama's trade agenda

President Barack Obama's trade agenda appears to be back on track after an extraordinary bipartisan rescue operation mounted in the week since it was derailed in the... Read more »

June 18, 2015


Congress doesn't understand that fast-track trade authority for Obama is in country's best interests

Without fast-track authority, every trade agreement would have 435 representatives and 100 senators sitting with the president at the negotiation table. That’s a... Read more »

June 17, 2015


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